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Lecturers in Computer Science

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Job description

We are looking for enthusiastic lecturers in computer science (fulltime) who are passionate about guiding young students. You are responsible for the design, improvement, and execution of teaching in the international Bachelor programs of Business Information Technology and Technical computer Science.

Your teaching activities include:

  • Lectures,
  • Coordination and supervision of practical sessions and projects,
  • Making and grading of tests and assignments, possibly using Remindo - our digital testing environment,
  • Supervision of graduation projects,
  • Development and maintenance of course pages in Canvas – our cloud-based learning management system,
  • Coordination and design of the Academic Skills line

Are you passionate about improving the learning experience of students?

Your profile

  • You have a PhD-degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, or a related field;
  • You have an open mind towards modern views on teaching and learning. Our Bachelor programmes are based on the Twente Educational Model, see this link
  • You are a team player with excellent interpersonal skills;
  • You are fluent in English;
  • You have extensive knowledge of modern programming languages and information systems design approaches.

To facilitate the professional development and quality of teaching, you are required to obtain the University Teaching Qualification (UTQ) within two years from the start of your appointment. We expect that you will shape your professional development as a lecturer thereafter.

Our offer

  • You will initially be appointed for 2 years fulltime. An extension after this period is possible;
  • Our terms of employment are in accordance with the Dutch Collective Labor Agreement for Universities (CAO) and include a holiday allowance of 8% of the gross annual salary and a year-end bonus of 8.3%;
  • Depending on your relevant background and experience, the gross monthly salary on a full-time basis ranges from € 2790,- to € 5.127,- per month;
  • Further growth towards a more senior position with a maximum of € 5.826,- per month is possible if you possess ample experience in additional tasks like independent development of educational units;
  • We offer minimum of 29 leave days in case of fulltime employment based on a formal workweek of 38 hours. A fulltime employment in practice means 40 hours a week, therefore resulting in 96 extra leave hours on an annual basis;
  • Furthermore, we offer excellent professional and personal development programs and a secondary remuneration package including a travel allowance;
  • Finally, you will work in a lively, inspiring and dynamic working environment in an organization focusing on internationalization and a high degree of responsibility and independence.

Information and application

The position is immediately available.

Please submit your application before April 26th to the attention of prof.dr.ir. Arend Rensink, programme director Department of Computer Science, via the "Apply Now" button below, including:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae,
  • A teaching statement,
  • And names of two references.

You are welcome to contact Arend Rensink for any questions you might have, at arend.rensink@utwente.nl

About the organization

The faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS) uses mathematics, electronics and computer technology to contribute to the development of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). With ICT present in almost every device and product we use nowadays, we embrace our role as contributors to a broad range of societal activities and as pioneers of tomorrow's digital society. As part of a people-first tech university that aims to shape society, individuals and connections, our faculty works together intensively with industrial partners and researchers in the Netherlands and abroad, and conducts extensive research for external commissioning parties and funders. Our research has a high profile both in the Netherlands and internationally. It has been accommodated in three multidisciplinary UT research institutes: Mesa+ Institute, TechMed Centre and Digital Society Institute.

As an employer, the EEMCS Faculty offers jobs that matter. We equip you as a staff member to shape new opportunities both for yourself and for our society. With our Faculty, you will be part of a leading tech university that is changing our world for the better. We offer an open, inclusive and entrepreneurial climate, in which we encourage you to make healthy choices, for example, with our flexible, customizable conditions.

University of Twente (UT)

University of Twente (UT) has entered the new decade with an ambitious, new vision, mission and strategy. As ‘the ultimate people-first university of technology' we are rapidly expanding on our High Tech Human Touch philosophy and the unique role it affords us in society. Everything we do is aimed at maximum impact on people, society and connections through the sustainable utilisation of science and technology. We want to contribute to the development of a fair, digital and sustainable society through our open, inclusive and entrepreneurial attitude. This attitude permeates everything we do and is present in every one of UT's departments and faculties. Building on our rich legacy in merging technical and social sciences, we focus on five distinguishing research domains: Improving healthcare by personalised technologies; Creating intelligent manufacturing systems; Shaping our world with smart materials; Engineering our digital society; and Engineering for a resilient world.

As an employer, University of Twente offers jobs that matter. We equip you as a staff member to shape new opportunities both for yourself and for our society. With us, you will be part of a leading tech university that is changing our world for the better. We offer an open, inclusive and entrepreneurial climate, in which we encourage you to make healthy choices, for example, with our flexible, customisable conditions.

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